God Bless Our Econ Majors, They're NEVER Wrong!
"The federal government, with its separation of powers and myriad blocking mechanisms, was not made for speed but for safety. This is particularly pertinent today because if $789 billion is spent ineffectively or destructively, government does not get to say "oops" and take a mulligan."
But, of course, it does. That is exactly what our government will do. In fact, it will claim it's first shot was a great success while tee-ing up another ball and whacking it God knows where.